Anna Chlumsky will step into the Broadway revival of “You Can’t Take It With You” in January, playing the role currently played by Rose Byrne. Chlumsky, twice nominated for an Emmy for her…
Freshmen series lead the race for Golden Globe in TV Comedy.
Hugh Laurie could be stopping by the White House with a guest appearance set on HBO’s “Veep,” Variety has confirmed. Laurie, best known for his turn as the titular cranky M.D. on Fox’s “House,” took…
Inside the Emmy Parties: Ian Somerhalder, George R.R. Martin, ‘The Good Wife’ and ‘Veep’ Casts on the Scene
The Emmy Awards aren’t till Monday, Aug. 25, but the celebrations start early. Variety will be on hand inside the best parties around Hollywood as the stars mingle, nibble and toast to TV’s finest…
Comedy writers & directors tested limits this season
Binge-viewing is one of the most profound changes to hit the smallscreen business in memory, a revolution in the way TV is distributed and consumed. By Advanced Television's estimate, 70% of U.S…
The current comedy crop mixes silly with the serious and old-school multi-cams with streaming series.
Let's be honest: While it's great to win an Emmy — any Emmy — almost every actor would prefer a leading role to a supporting one. That said, some of today's top movie stars got their start in a…
Gary Cole (“Veep”) and Billy Burke (“Twilight”) are starring in ensemble comedy “Divine Access,” which has started shooting in Austin, Texas. The Traveling Picture Show Co. is producing with Kevin…
There’s no slowing down HBO’s “Game of Thrones,” which set another viewership record on Sunday and helped the shows behind it — including newcomer “Last Week Tonight With John Oliver” — to improved…